Raver Reviews: Buy Junior Marvin’s new albums now!

At an age when most are contemplating slowing life down, Junior Marvin, 63, is on the precipice of a very active 2013.  With two albums slated for release on February 6th (not coincidentally Bob Marley’s birthday), and a third in… Continue Reading


Bob Marley and the Wailers: Stevie Wonder Dream 1975

The Wonder Dream Concert held on October 4, 1975 at Kingston’s National Stadium was one of three events on the Holiday Jamaica package scheduled from September 29, 1975 through October 5, 1975.  The concert was a benefit for the Jamaican… Continue Reading


EXCLUSIVE: Junior Marvin talks going solo, King Tubby, and the current state of reggae

READIES THE RELEASE OF TWO ALBUMS IN THE FALL WITH NEW BAND ‘LOVE’ A MIDNIGHT RAVER/WORLD-A-REGGAE EXCLUSIVE! There was no way for Julian “Junior” Marvin to know, when he left Jamaica at 9 years old for a new life in… Continue Reading


The Al Anderson Interview: Part 1

A World-A-Reggae/Midnight Raver Exclusive! World-A-Reggae recently sat down with Bob Marley and the Wailers’ lead guitarist Al Anderson, who was in Annapolis, Maryland, USA with his band ‘The Original Wailers’ to play the legendary Ram’s Head Inn as part of… Continue Reading


Exclusive! Interview with Al Anderson of “The Original Wailers”

I had the pleasure of sitting down with Al Anderson yesterday at the Ram’s Head Inn in Annapolis, MD for an interview which ended up lasting for more than an hour.  The story and an edited interview will be published… Continue Reading


The Infamous Al Anderson Interview

A veteran of the reggae music scene for over 35 years, Al Anderson of the Original Wailers was a bluesy rock session guitarist in Chris Blackwell’s Island Records stable when he was invited to join a young singer/songwriter named Bob… Continue Reading


Bunny Wailer: The Elder Statesman of Reggae

What if I told you that in the mid-to-late seventies there was a collective of modern prophets that pioneered a new genre of music as a way to spread a message of love, peace, unity, and justice?  What if I… Continue Reading